Oliver H. Weiergräber0000-0002-2410-3691
Oliver H. Weiergräber graduated in medicine at RWTH Aachen University, Germany. He received his Ph.D. degree after research studies on structure and function of interleukin-6 and its soluble receptor. As a Postdoctoral Fellow, he joined the Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Infectiology at the University of Düsseldorf, Germany, where he worked on the modulation of cellular signal transduction by the osmolarity of the environment. In 2002, he joined Forschungszentrum Jülich as a Research Associate, following a long-standing commitment to structural biology. He is currently serving as a Group Leader at the Institute of Complex Systems (ICS-6: Structural Biochemistry), with a research focus on structure and function of autophagy-related proteins. Since 2007, he has been working as a private lecturer of physical biology at the University of Düsseldorf. His areas of expertise include structural biology and macromolecular crystallography.
Biography Updated on 31 March 2013